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When heroes fall: Lenny Dykstra and muddled vision.

As an American League follower, I can’t recite any stats about Lenny Dykstra, but baseball fans of his era will certainly remember the player. He was active in the late 80s and early 90s with the NY Mets and the … Continue reading

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Yanks down. Time for Rangers to step up.

The Yankees were on the big screen and I wasn’t paying much attention. I’ve been accused in the past of being distracted at dinner and I suppose there is some truth in the accusation. It’s hard to stay in the … Continue reading

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Boston MGR may be out after epic Fail.

If ever a perfect example of “What have you done for me lately?” exists, it has to be the case of Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona. Even non-baseball fans have heard of the “Curse of the Bambino” that kept … Continue reading

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17-11, and that’s why it’s the minor leagues.

The outing turned out a lot like a tee-ball game, where the ball is smacked by the first-graders with enough eye-hand coordination to make contact and then run to first. There, the throw goes wide and the runner heads for … Continue reading

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